King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

Weekly Update – 27th April 2018

It has been a very busy week in school, with many, many visitors celebrating the teaching and learning in classrooms. Pupils’ behaviour has been exceptional – comments such as ‘Pupils are a real credit to the school’ certainly supports that! I am very proud of all the pupils and the hard work they give to […]

Weekly Update – 20th April 2018

A big welcome back to the new term! It never ceases to amaze me how quickly the school year goes – it’s Term 5 already, with lots to look forward to! The sun making an appearance has certainly been a welcome change; as always, there has been a great buzz around the school, with children […]

Weekly Update – 29th March 2018

We finished a fantastic term with a special ‘Certificate of Merit’ assembly. Pictured, are the twenty-eight children (two from each class), chosen by their teachers, who were awarded a ‘White’ certificate for exceptional effort and learning across the past term. We are extremely proud of all the winners, chosen for a whole host of reasons, […]

Weekly Update – 23rd March 2018

On Wednesday, we joined with millions of people around the world to show our awareness for ‘World Down Syndrome Day 2018’. Well done to all of the children and staff who wore their funky and odd socks for the day. We learned about the extra chromosome that causes Down’s Syndrome, but celebrated that we are […]

Weekly Update – 16th March 2018

The week has ended with the school bathed in glorious sunshine, with the children focused, engaged and enjoying their learning! We took the time in assembly, today, to reflect on the life of Professor Stephen Hawking, who sadly passed away this week. The children learned how he, as a great scientist, overcame the barriers, hurdles […]

Weekly Update – 2nd March 2018

The weather has provided a few challenges this week but school has continued as normally as possible. Huge thanks to all the staff team for their efforts to keep school open. Mr Weller has gone above and beyond to make sure that paths are clear, the playground is safe and that the heating has stayed […]

Weekly Update – 19th January 2018

Pictured this week are children from across the school who have been working really hard on their writing. I spent time in their classes and was really impressed with their enthusiasm and the progress they are making. Well done to them and their teachers! Today the children in Reception classes and the Nursery had visitors […]

Weekly Update – 12th January 2018

Happy New Year to everyone. It is a little late I know but we’ve had a very busy start to the new school term! The children and staff have returned full of enthusiasm and there has been lots of exciting learning going on around the school. Teachers have been working really hard on the school […]

Weekly Update – 8th December 2017

King Offa pupils have been out and about this week entertaining people all over East Sussex. Our country dancers have once again put on a fantastic nativity play that they have performed at various locations this week including Priory Meadow shopping centre in Hastings. You can see them this weekend at Manor Barn on Sunday […]

Weekly Update – 1st December 2017

This year we are working hard to continue to develop and improve our curriculum. All of our teachers take responsibility for a subject and Mr Hill leads on computing for the school. He has been busy researching the latest technology that schools have been using and this morning he tried out the most amazing augmented […]